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Place: Mendham

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  • Hundred: Earsham
  • County: Norfolk / Suffolk
  • Total population: 106 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.4 geld units (very large).

Mendham appears in 9 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

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  • Head of manor: Mendham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.9 geld units. 15.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4.5. Value to lord in 1086 £12.2.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 26 smallholders. 1 slave. 6 freemen. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 11 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 303 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.16 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 41 pigs. 40 sheep. 36 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Bury St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Frodo brother of Abbot Baldwin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bury St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,106

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.